A journalist for more than 30 years, Jack Bernhardt has interviewed hundreds of music personalities and attended hundreds of events, from MerleFest to the Grand Ole Opry. In this program, Jack will share lessons learned interviewing some of country and bluegrass music’s biggest stars. Topics will include: Kris Kristofferson and “Third World Warrior”; Ricky Skaggs and Healing 9/11; Loretta Lynn and the Girl Next Door; Steep Canyon Rangers and Beginning a Career; Bill Monroe, Earl Scruggs and the invention of Bluegrass Music; Joe and Odell Thompson and Pre-World War II African-American Old Time Music; and more. Join us for an engaging and entertaining discussion!
This Community Classroom course is offered by the Friday Center for Continuing Education. Learn more and register.